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Joy Resmovits

Fewer Than Half Of American Students Are Ready For College

HuffingtonPost.com | Joy Resmovits | Posted 08.20.2014 | Black Voices

As American students return to classes in a public education system projected to be majority minority for the first time this fall, new test scores pr...

Joy Resmovits

Why Obama Is Suddenly Starting To Care About Career Education

HuffingtonPost.com | Joy Resmovits | Posted 11.13.2013 | Politics

DAYTON, Ohio -- On a gusty, rainy, recent afternoon, U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan sat on stage next to two students, an administrator and a...

Research Supports Work of Community Colleges

Tom Snyder | Posted 09.28.2013 | College
Tom Snyder

We need to recognize that not everyone should attend a four-year institution. There are good jobs available for those with a community college degree or graduates of a certificate program.

SEEDing a New Kind of STEM

Thomas Fisher | Posted 08.09.2012 | Education
Thomas Fisher

The STEM fields do indeed contribute to our technology-based economy, but whether they do so for good or ill depends upon how we grow these new educational shoots and to what end.

Education: the 21st Century "Ark" to a Better U.S. Economy

Jamie Merisotis | Posted 10.08.2011 | Education
Jamie Merisotis

The floodwaters are rising, and education is the best protection. It's our time to decide if we want to become victims or build an ark.

Amanda M. Fairbanks

Is College Worth It? Later Earnings Tied To Major, Study Finds

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda M. Fairbanks | Posted 10.04.2011 | College

Later this summer, as millions of students around the country return to college, many will question the value of their investment. But according to a ...

Amanda M. Fairbanks

Struggling Grads: Don't Fret, College Ultimately Worth The Cost

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda M. Fairbanks | Posted 08.27.2011 | College

NEW YORK -- Creighton Olsen routinely questions the wisdom of his college investment. Specifically, whether his struggle to secure a decent-paying ...

Amanda M. Fairbanks

Calling All Petroleum Engineers: Your College Major Is More Important Than Degree Itself

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda M. Fairbanks | Posted 07.24.2011 | College

With student indebtedness rising and a dearth of decent-paying jobs for recent graduates, many are asking whether a college degree is still worth the...

Working-Class Students Undervalued At Colleges Nationwide?

The Chronicle of Higher Education | Peter Schmidt | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

It's hard to spot one of the most underrepresented minority groups at many four-year colleges: students and faculty members from the working class. ...

Criticizing The Many College Critics

mindingthecampus.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

College bashing is very much in vogue. A batch of new and recent books portray the campus culture in dark tones: College is an expensive fraud, pander...

U.S. 'On A Collision Course With The Future' In Terms Of Projected Demand For Educated Workers

Posted 05.25.2011 | College

A landmark report from the Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce forecasts an uneven relationship between colleges and the job m...